Dana Nelson, Whiteside County Clerk, announced today that state law has created a "grace period" for people to register to vote between February 22nd and March 13th. The General Primary Election is March 20, 2012.
Mrs. Nelson said individuals may register in-person during normal office hours at the Clerk's office at Whiteside County Courthouse, 200 E Knox St., Morrison, IL.
However, Nelson said people who register to vote during this period must vote in their County Clerk's office. People who register during the "grace period" are not elegible to vote at their precinct polling place on Election Day.
For more informartion, contact the Whiteside County Clerk's office at 815-772-5189.